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Old 08-05-2012, 21:39
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this may seem like a paranoid question ,but here it is .what does bt get out of providing this service.if it is really free and useful thats great ,but is it?
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Old 08-05-2012, 21:56
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Your custom and also hopefully fewer computers on their network being used as bots.

Myself i prefer to find my own, Mcafee is now owned by intel, I certainly would not use it now.
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Old 08-05-2012, 22:23
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When I installed BT Netprotect I noticed on my computer that it slowed it down to a crawl, so quickly uninstalled it and put on Avira IS 2012 back on. Now have no problems what so ever.
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Old 09-05-2012, 20:23
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I've got BTNP on 4 PC's, all operating without any problems whatsoever.

Anyone getting problems should check out other things before condemning something they have just installed. It could be BTNP is carrying out a background scan (which it does periodically) which is perfectly normal.
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